Attività

06/25-26/2021

Transatlantic Modern Consumerisms ITALIAN GOODS AND COMMERCIAL CULTURES IN POSTWAR AMERICA, 1949-1972

conference

The University of Gastronomic Sciences Pollenzo, Polytechnic of Milan, Roma Tre University, and University of Eastern Piedmont organize a joint interdisciplinary conference on the influence of modern Italian culture and goods on postwar American consumerism, taste, and lifestyles.

17,24/11; 01/12/2022

Narrazioni atlantiche e arti visive 1949-1972. Sguardi “fuori fuoco”, politiche espositive, “identità italiana”, americanismo | antiamericanismo

study days

As a part of 2017 PRIN «Transatlantic Transfers: the Italian presence in post-war America» (TT project), three study days will be dedicated to visual arts, art criticism and history of exhibitions with main focuses on topics, issues and ideologies connected to the reception and circulation of Italian neo-avant-gardes in the United States, between “monochrome painting” and Arte Povera.

9-10-11 november 2022

Transatlantic Visions 1949-1972. Italian film cultures and modernisms in post-war America

international conference

The conference Transatlantic Visions: Italian Film Cultures and Modernisms in Post-War America (1949-1972) focuses on the presence of Italian cinema in post-World War II U.S. cultural consumption. Its aim is to map the transatlantic exchanges that permitted or fostered the circulation and influence of Italian cinema in the United States in various ways during the period under consideration.

10-11 June 2022

Transatlantic literary networks 1949-1972. Translation, modernity, and cultural transfer between Italy and the United States

international conference

Università del Piemonte Orientale (Vercelli, Italy) invites paper proposals for a conference exploring the routes and branches of literary and cultural exchanges from Italy to the United States in the years 1945-1975. The conference is the third in a series of events taking place within the framework of the transdisciplinary research project Transatlantic Transfers: the Italian presence in Postwar America 1949-1972 (PRIN 2017, 2020-23) developed in partnership with Politecnico di Milano, Università degli Studi Roma Tre, and Università di Scienze Gastronomiche di Pollenzo.

7-8-9 april 2022

The Italian Presence in Post-war America, 1949-1972: Architecture, Design, Fashion

international conference

Politecnico di Milano, Università Roma Tre, Università di Scienze Gastronomiche di Pollenzo, and Università del Piemonte Orientale organize a conference which invites contributions unveiling the cultural complexity of the transatlantic transfer during a period ranging from 1949 (the date of the inauguration of the exhibition XX Century Italian Art at the Museum of Modern Art in New York) to 1972 (when the show Italy: The new domestic landscape opened at the same institution); in addition to this, it aims at identifying the occasions and the vectors that made the transfer possible.

december 10th, 2020

Transatlantic Transfers: kick off meeting

La conferenza, organizzata dall'Università del Piemonte Orientale, è aperta da una lezione di Eugenia Paulicelli, e vuole discutere in un’ottica trasversale ed interdisciplinare i temi della ricerca e i modi in cui essi sono sviluppati nelle sedi locali, costruendo relazioni tra le discipline che ripercorrono quelle attive nella definizione e nella diffusione dell’Italian Style.

5 October 2020

Transatlantic Transfers: towards an interdisciplinary perspective

roundtable

La tavola rotonda si inserisce nel simposio internazionale organizzato presso il Politecnico di Milano Made in Italy and the Transatlantic Transfer: Architecture, Design and Planning, 1955-1972 e si propone di presentare il progetto di ricerca Transatlantic Transfers. The Italian presence in Post-War America, finanziato su fondi PRIN2017.